The private equity industry grows businesses, supports local jobs and improves communities across the United States. At the same time, the industry delivers long-term returns to investors, traditionally outperforming public equity and bond markets over long investment horizons.
Private equity invests capital in companies that are perceived to have growth potential, and then works with these companies to expand or turnaround the business. Further, the number of public companies has declined over the past two decades while the number of private firms continue to increase.
While historically private equity was limited to family offices, foundations and endowments, main street investors now have access to this coveted investment opportunity. Read More.
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